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Similarly, when you are said to be "conscious" of a table, the question whether this is really the case cannot be decided by examining only your state of mind: it is necessary also to ascertain whether your sensation is having those correlates which past experience causes you to assume, or whether the table happens, in this case, to be a mirage.
Her form was only a mirage of desire decoying one step by step into despair.
There was an animation in the scene, a mirage of light, of which nothing now can give an idea, unless it be the fictitious splendor of a theatric spectacle.
But from whatever cause, the tendency hardened into a ruling convention; thousands upon thousands of medieval manuscripts seem to declare that the world is a mirage of shadowy forms, or that it exists merely to body forth remote and highly surprising ideas.
When I looked across the pond from this peak toward the Sudbury meadows, which in time of flood I distinguished elevated perhaps by a mirage in their seething valley, like a coin in a basin, all the earth beyond the pond appeared like a thin crust insulated and floated even by this small sheet of interverting water, and I was reminded that this on which I dwelt was but dry land.
Billy pointed out the mouth of the slough and across the broad reach of water to a cluster of tiny white buildings, behind which, like a glimmering mirage, rolled the low Montezuma Hills.
Not that the yearning for effectual wisdom was quite unmixed; a certain mirage would now and then rise on the desert of the future, in which she seemed to see herself honored for her surprising attainments.
Mirage Eco Dash lets players drive their very own Mitsubishi Mirage as they navigate obstacles and collect coins and power-ups in a mad dash to be on the top of the online Eco Dash leaderboards.
And judging by the results of a test, 2015 Mirage with continuously variable transmission (CVT) -- which averaged nearly 39 mpg -- the Mirage mileage numbers aren't, well, a mirage.
In 2005 and 2006, The Mirage will introduce new amenities.
Project CityCenter reflects the sophistication and growing maturity of Las Vegas as a global city and sets a benchmark for new growth and opportunities," said Terry Lanni, chairman and chief executive officer for MGM MIRAGE.
General Atomics, which makes the Predator in San Diego, has been conducting final production tests and checkout flights at El Mirage, three miles inside the San Bernardino County line.